SCHS Home Search FAQs Guestbook

North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics Navigation Bar

2011 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Health Care Access-FEMALES

Was there a time during the last 12 months when you needed to see a doctor, but could not because of the cost?

View results for a demographic group:
Select a different topic:
View results for a different geographical area:
  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,514 1,700 18.8 17.6-20.0 9,814 81.2 80.0-82.4
-FEMALES 7,211 1,165 21.0 19.5-22.7 6,046 79.0 77.3-80.5
RACE
White 5,435 733 18.3 16.6-20.2 4,702 81.7 79.8-83.4
African American 1,237 276 26.3 22.6-30.4 961 73.7 69.6-77.4
Other Minorities 487 146 31.1 25.1-37.9 341 68.9 62.1-74.9
AGE
18-34 840 210 25.3 21.6-29.4 630 74.7 70.6-78.4
35-44 960 220 26.3 22.4-30.6 740 73.7 69.4-77.6
45-54 1,297 323 27.3 23.9-31.0 974 72.7 69.0-76.1
55-64 1,530 261 19.7 16.8-22.9 1,269 80.3 77.1-83.2
65-74 1,324 93 7.9 5.8-10.5 1,231 92.1 89.5-94.2
75+ 1,157 44 3.4 2.2- 5.1 1,113 96.6 94.9-97.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 888 211 28.7 24.1-33.8 677 71.3 66.2-75.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 2,074 347 20.1 17.4-23.0 1,727 79.9 77.0-82.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,909 371 25.1 22.0-28.4 1,538 74.9 71.6-78.0
College Graduate 2,325 235 12.1 10.2-14.3 2,090 87.9 85.7-89.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 966 284 38.5 33.4-43.9 682 61.5 56.1-66.6
$15,000- 24,999 1,252 325 33.8 29.6-38.4 927 66.2 61.6-70.4
$25,000- 34,999 683 128 21.8 17.4-26.9 555 78.2 73.1-82.6
$35,000- 49,999 830 118 20.6 16.3-25.6 712 79.4 74.4-83.7
$50,000- 74,999 759 67 13.0 9.6-17.4 692 87.0 82.6-90.4
$75,000+ 1,236 60 6.6 4.7- 9.4 1,176 93.4 90.6-95.3
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,232 484 29.0 25.8-32.4 1,748 71.0 67.6-74.2
No 4,642 630 18.2 16.4-20.1 4,012 81.8 79.9-83.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 7,061 1,136 20.9 19.4-22.6 5,925 79.1 77.4-80.6

Back to Health Care Access.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2011 are NOT comparable to previous years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2011 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

BRFSS Home | Annual Questionnaires | Technical Notes

This page was generated on 13SEP12.

SCHS Home | Search | FAQs | Guestbook